How we built a 41-megapixel smartphone camera: Nokia’s Damian Dinning on the 808 PureView

With the 41-megapixel 808 PureView just announced at Mobile World Congress 2012, Nokia has brought a howitzer to the knife fight among smartphone cameras. But how did the struggling Finnish manufacturer manager to leapfrog its competitors so completely on the camera front? We asked the lead manager for Nokia’s Imaging Experience, Damian Dinning how the team of Nokia engineers set about designing such a beastly and radically different approach to taking photos with a smartphone.

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